Gutenberg! The Musical!
- Presented By: Amphibian Stage Productions
- Dates: July 12, 2019 - August 18, 2019
- Recurrence: Recurring daily
- Location: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
- Address: 3200 Darnell Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
- Phone: (817) 738-9215
- Time: 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM
- Price: $26 early-bird price when purchased before 11:59 pm July 11 , $34 General Admission Friday – Sunday , $20 General Admission Thursdays
Written by Anthony King & Scott Brown
Directed by David A. Miller
A story about hopes, dreams and questionable research methods
In this two-man musical spoof, a pair of aspiring playwrights perform a backers’ audition for their new project - a big, splashy musical about printing press inventor Johann Gutenberg. With an unending supply of enthusiasm, Bud and Doug sing all the songs and play all the parts in their historical epic, with the hope that one of the producers in attendance will give them a Broadway contract – fulfilling their ill-advised dreams.
“From start to finish, the ridiculously goofy Gutenberg! has a random-orbit wobble that feels exactly like an improv sketch gone rogue. Anything might happen in this show about showbiz, and about two dreamers who’d like to quit their day jobs and get in the game…Gutenberg! The Musical! is a night of ditzy, dippy fun...and right now, that seems like just the ticket.” Theater Jones